Programs

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
The 2019 Spring Life of the Mind Salon Series begins on Wednesday, March 27 when historian Michael Henry Adams presents an architectural and social history of Harlem. Starting with its early days, the establishment of the first European farms in the mid-1660s and Thomas Jefferson's dinner at the... Read More
Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
The Redwood Book Club will meet on Saturday, March 30 at 10:30 am to discuss Amanda Smith's Newspaper Titan. All are welcome. 
Sunday, March 31, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Dr. Edward Markward, Music Director of the Rhode Island Civic Chorale and Choir, discusses the life and musical works of George Frideric Handel. Free and all are welcome.   Register Online or call 401-847-0292 for reservations.
Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
The 2019 Spring Life of the Mind Salon Series continues on Wednesday, April 3 with author Kurt C. Schlichting telling the story of the Manhattan waterfront as a struggle between public and private control of New York’s priceless asset. Nature provided New York with a sheltered harbor but presented... Read More
Sunday, April 14, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Dr. Edward Markward, Music Director of the Rhode Island Civic Chorale and Choir, discusses key musical works from the enlightenment era, focusing piece by Pergolesi, Scarlatti, Rousseau, Piccini and Gluck. Free and all are welcome.   Register Online or call 401-847-0292 for reservations.
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
The 2019 Spring Life of the Mind Salon Series continues on Wednesday, April 17 when famed watercolorist Hugh Buchanan shares his approach to painting classic architectural building and landscapes. He is renowned for his detailed draughtsmanship and treatment of light and shadows in interiors, and... Read More
Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
The Redwood Book Club will meet on Saturday, April 20 at 10:30 am to discuss Heather Morris' The Tattooist of Auschwitz. All are welcome. 
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Joseph Rusnak, Assistant Programs Director at the Redwood, discusses the causes that led Colonial New England to its first Indian War. In 1621 the Pilgrims of Plymouth Colony and their neighbors, the Wampanoag Indians, sat down in what we recognize as the first Thanksgiving. Fifty years later In... Read More
Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
The Redwood is pleased to welcome back pianist Itay Goren for a concert in the historic Harrison Room, featuring works by Handel, Haydn and Brahms. Along with a world premiere of the Piano Sonata, written by composer Randall Svane. Described as "an evocative journey from shimmering excitement to... Read More
Sunday, May 5, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Dr. Edward Markward, Music Director of the Rhode Island Civic Chorale and Choir, discusses key vocal and instrumental works , focusing piece by Sons of Bach and Sammartini. Free and all are welcome.   Register Online or call 401-847-0292 for reservations.
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
The 2019 Spring Life of the Mind Salon Series concludes on Wednesday, May 8 when professor Donna Harrington-Lueker explores the beginning of summer reading and the backlash against it. A prominent nineteenth-century preacher branded summer reading as “literary poison in August.” Today, though, the... Read More
Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
The Redwood Book Club will meet on Saturday, May 18 at 10:30 am to discuss Edmond Rostrand's Cyrano de Bergerac. All are welcome. 
Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 6:30pm to 11:00pm
Please join us on Saturday, July 13, 2019 for the Redwood Gala Arabian Nights. For further information or to purchase tickets please call 401-847-0292 ext. 115 or click here.